A leaky bladder is what causes some people to experience occasional, minor leaks of urine and others to soil their clothes frequently.
Types of urinary incontinence include:
- Stress incontinence. Urine leaks when you exert pressure on your bladder by coughing, sneezing, laughing, exercising or lifting something heavy.
- Urge incontinence. Sudden, intense urges to urinate followed by an involuntary loss of urine. You may need to urinate often, including throughout the night.
Welcome to Leaky Bladder Solutions! Here is where we can and will talk all things leaks and what tips and tricks to manage them. Leakage is a common problem but not something that we need to live with anymore. And we need to start talking about it. There is no shame in leaking, only in trying to cover it up and pretend it doesn't happen. It does happen. To a lot of us. Often. Regularly. If you are a woman age 30-70 or a man (post-prostatectomy surgery), it's most likely you've experienced some type of leakage. And small or large...they are all...